Monthly Archives: February 2016

A walk through life in South Colton from 1890-1960

When Tom Rivera, Henry Vasquez and Frank Acosta embarked on their South Colton Oral History Project, they merely wanted to interview those who made their homes in what was known for years as “the Mexican side of town.” From left,

Posted in 50th Anniversary, Community Events, Events

Zotero Workshop for Grad Students Coming Up

In this workshop, learn to cite and manage multiple sources with ease using Zotero, a free citation management plug-in that helps make the writing process smoother and more enjoyable. With Zotero, you can easily import and export citations to use

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Discovering Parallels Between CSUSB and the Colton Community: Growing up in Colton

Discovering Parallels Between CSUSB and the Colton Community: Growing up in Colton Date: Wednesday, March 2, 2016 Location: PL-4005 Reception: 5:30 p.m. Lecture: 6 p.m. Complimentary Parking Available see Kiosk Inspired by CSUSB’s exploration of its own history, Dr. Tom

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‘Bessie’ Movie Screening on MONDAY 2/22

‘Bessie’ Monday, Feb. 22, 2016 5:30 p.m. PL-5005 Discussion with Professor Andre Harrington after screening Queen Latifah stars as legendary blues singer Bessie Smith in this HBO Films presentation, directed by acclaimed filmmaker Dee Rees from a screenplay by Dee

Posted in Community Events, Events, Movie Screenings

THIS WEEKEND! The Latino Baseball History Project

The Latino Baseball History Project, the John M. Pfau Library and the Smithsonian Institution present: Latinos and Baseball: In the Barrios & the Big Leagues Feb. 19 & 20, 2016 Latinos and Baseball: In the Barrios and the Big Leagues

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Take the hoopla Hula Hoop Challenge!

WHERE/WHEN: Library Multimedia Center (LMMC), PL-5005 February 15-19, 2016 12:30-4:30PM THE RULES: 1. You must be a currently enrolled CSUSB student; 2. Be a registered hoopla* user that has borrowed at least 3 items; 4. Answer a brief survey; and

Posted in Events, Library Services

Check out the Deep Web display!

Swing by the library instruction lab (PL-2005) to check out the new Deep Web display. Thanks to Graduate Instruction Assistant Dina Perez for all of her hard work!   To learn more about the Deep Web, see the Critical Information

Posted in Exhibits & Displays

Two More Library Research for Freshmen Workshops This Quarter

If you haven’t been able to make it to one of our Library Research for Freshmen workshops yet, no worries – we are offering two more this quarter: Wednesday, February 17th, noon – 12:50 Monday, March 7th, 4:00 – 4:50

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Homecoming Week Library Open House

Visit the locations below, learn about our many services, and complete your passport to enter a drawing! Date: Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016 Time: 1-4 p.m. How to Enter the Drawing: Pick up a passport as you enter the library and

Posted in 50th Anniversary, Community Events, Events, Library Services

Advanced Workshop for Grad Students–Register Now!

Advanced Library Research In this workshop, we’ll explore more databases and search tools, the current information economy, and how to immerse yourself in the literature of your field so that you gain confidence in your subject expertise. Students are strongly

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